Cycling’s Next Generation

Axeon Hagens Berman is a UCI Continental cycling team based in the United States and managed by Axel Merckx with an international roster of under-23 riders


Latest news


Axeon Hagens Berman is pleased to announce the signing of 2017 U23 Crit National Champion, Thomas Revard. Revard joins Axeon from the CCB Velotooler Cycling Team.

Back in June, the Indiana native rode off the front at USA Crit Nationals to earn...

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Chad Childers
25 Oct 17

World Champion Mikkel Bjerg Joins Axeon Hagens Berman for 2018

In continuing to assemble its squad for the 2018 season, Axeon Hagens Berman announces the signing of World Champion Mikkel Bjerg.

Denmark’s young, up-and-comer earned his World Champion stripes in Bergen, Norway after blistering this year’s...

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Chad Childers
19 Oct 17

Axeon Hagens Berman Sign Belgian Jasper Philpsen for 2018

Axeon Hagens Berman is excited to announce the signing of 19-year-old, Belgian Jasper Philipsen. Philipsen joins Axeon from BMC Development Team, who announced that they would be ending their development program at the end of the year.


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Chad Childers
12 Oct 17

Axeon Hagens Berman Sign Zeke Mostov for 2018

Axeon Hagens Berman strengthens it’s 2018 roster with the signing of Ezekiel “Zeke” Mostov. Mostov joins Axeon Hagens Berman from Aevolo Cycling.

It appears Mostov will fit right into the program as he looks forward to surrounding himself by...

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Chad Childers
09 Oct 17

The Axeon Shop

As many of you know, we had quite the up-and-down season. On one hand, we lost two very important people, rider Chad Young and press officer Sean Weide, that we will simply never be able to replace. On the other, we raced hard, did so as a team,...

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Chad Childers
06 Oct 17

Rider profile

Like his identical twin brother, Ivo, Rui Oliveria is someone you are sure to see in the bunch sprints. Now which brother will be finishing ahead of the other is a question much like the scenario of figuring out how you can tell them apart. "Sometimes he does a better sprint. Sometimes it is me. It depends on the race," Rui said. "But I feel that I also have more potential than just doing well in sprints."

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Our gear

Explore The Team’s Equipment For 2017

The Axeon Hagens Berman team are riding Specialised S-Works bikes with SRAM components, Quarq power meters and Zipp wheels for the 2017 season with race kit provided by Ale, Beaker Concepts and Oakley. Explore all of the equipment being used by the team this year, including a 3D model of the race bike, in our Gear section.